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Susan Morris Shaffer an educator for more than 30 years, provides assistance to state education agencies and public schools in the areas of gender and multicultural education.

Linda Perlman Gordon, L.C.S.W., M.Ed. (Chevy Chase, MD) is a clinical social worker, trained mediator, and graduate of the prestigious Family Therapy Practice Center.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Parent and teenager, Teenage boys Psychology, Teenage boys United States Social conditions, Masculinity, Emotions in adolescence, Communication Sex differences